'If Music Be the Food of Love': How James Baldwin Composed Queer Spaces through Music

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dc.contributor.author Basu, Arka en
dc.coverage.spatial Auckland, New Zealand en
dc.date.accessioned 2019-10-21T00:20:52Z en
dc.date.issued 2019-09-25 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2292/48571 en
dc.description.abstract James Baldwin's 1962 novel Another Country employs an eclectic selection of classical music, jazz tracks, and blues standards in creating intimate sites that anticipate Aaron Betsky's concept of 'queer space' (social environments that subvert heteronormative tropes). Drawing on last year's Bohemian Rhapsody, sound clips of the songs contained in Baldwin's novel and brief textual passages, this presentation will explore ways in which music can deterritorialise disparate sites and create more inclusive spaces. en
dc.relation.ispartof Rainbow Research Symposium en
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dc.title 'If Music Be the Food of Love': How James Baldwin Composed Queer Spaces through Music en
dc.type Presentation en
dc.rights.holder Copyright: The author en
pubs.finish-date 2019-09-25 en
pubs.start-date 2019-09-25 en
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pubs.subtype Conference Oral Presentation en
pubs.elements-id 782757 en
pubs.record-created-at-source-date 2019-09-25 en


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